Posted by Danny Pettry:
Here are Seven (7) Fun Facts About Rec Therapy!
These fun facts are listet at: http://www.iamarecreationtherapist.com/
-- ranked Recreational Therapy #10 in college careers that lead to a satisfying career.
– A Recreational Therapist requires creativity and persistence, but it's gratifying when you see people move away from what they lost and focus on the abilities they do have.
-- While physical therapists typically need a doctorate degree, recreational therapists make the big bucks on a B.A. alone.
-- Recreation therapists get people with disabilities, injuries or illnesses to engage with the world again through art, music and sports. They work in private, commercial, clinical, or community settings."
-- Ranked Rec Therapy as #9 of the "Best Jobs for Saving the World” Way to go Super Heroes, I mean, Rec Therapists.
6. The Economist
-- Rated recreational therapy as the least likely profession to be replaced by technological advancement and automation within the next two decade.
7. The National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification
(NCTRC) -- provides a national certification that signifies a Recreational Therapists has the knowledge, skills, and abilities to provide recreational therapy.